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Audiobook Reviews

Sound Reviews: Your source for finding the best Audiobooks to listen to. We give a short review and sample from the book so you can hear the sound and get an overview of the book.


33 Pieces

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Bernie Gunther is a shrewd German detective in prewar Nazi Germany. He is forced by the Nazis to investigate the murders of Hitler's right-hand men...

  • Added: Jul 25, 2017
  • Length: 03:21
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This audiobook is an astute and timely overview of why our rich and poor are so economically divided

  • Added: Jul 25, 2017
  • Length: 03:31
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This is the story of Matthew, a 12-year-old who's so crippled by OCD that he rarely leaves the house

  • Added: Jul 25, 2017
  • Length: 03:30
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Amy Dickinson, who writes the syndicated "Ask Amy" advice column and contributes to NPR's "Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me," is back with a second memoir

  • Added: Jul 20, 2017
  • Length: 03:39
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Narrator Calvin Robinson recounts the life of John M. Perkins. An unassuming Christian civil rights leader of the '50s and ‘60s, Perkins struggled ...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2017
  • Length: 03:14
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he story features Izzy Poole, a pregnant high school graduate who receives an intriguing offer from Dr. Preston Grind to join a research project. T...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 03:34
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After retirement from the British Natural History Museum, author Richard Fortey purchases a small beech wood colorfully named Grim's Dyke Wood. He ...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 03:41
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This is the first Capturing the Carlisles novel by the author of the series The Secret Life of Scoundrels

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 03:22
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Part crime story and part contemporary Western, THE FAR EMPTY literally blows the West Texas dust off a town's skeletons, causing a deputy sheriff ...

  • Added: Jul 14, 2017
  • Length: 03:36
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When Lydia Green's wedding day becomes her fiance's coming out announcement, guitarist-on-hiatus Vaughan Hewson's comforting presence soon becomes ...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 06:09
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Those who wept at the fate of Julie, heroine of CODE NAME VERITY, will delight in meeting her 15-year-old self in this prequel

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 03:30
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n Steve Berry's political thriller, former Justice Department operative Cotton Malone uncovers a Civil War secret society, stolen gold, and a const...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 03:25
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This is the fourth in the Virgil Tibbs mysteries, first published nearly 50 years ago and now recorded as a complete series. It gains unexpected ne...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 03:32
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Forty years ago, Lis and Janey were playing outside when Lis ran after a puppy, leaving 4-year-old Janey alone.When she returned, Janey, and her on...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 03:38
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Born with both male and female genitalia and raised male, Anjum is a woman trapped in a man's body. She leaves her family home and lives with other...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 03:22
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Listeners are introduced to 12-year-old Gwendy Peterson atop a cliffside stairway to Castle View, a park in the town of Castle Rock, Maine. There, ...

  • Added: Jul 04, 2017
  • Length: 03:25
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Adolfo Kaminsky, the daring and heroic document forger, helped hundreds of Jewish families escape Occupied France with his perfectly created passports

  • Added: Jul 04, 2017
  • Length: 03:27

  • Added: Jul 04, 2017
  • Length: 03:21
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Louna has the jaded attitude of an 18-year-old who's been raised by a busy, problem-solving mother and wedding planner extraordinaire. Louna believ...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2017
  • Length: 03:25
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Ali Smith's moving, dreamlike novel, is the first in a planned quartet. It weaves the friendship of a young woman and an old man, the tragic life o...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2017
  • Length: 03:13